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london. T he capital city of the United Kingdom . Population : 7,512,400. Lord Mayor : Ian Luder . HISTORY. Founded by the Romans ( Londinium ) – it was decay . Anglo – Saxons created a new city ( Lundenwic ). Than the Danisch conquered it.

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The capitalcity of the United Kingdom.

  • Population: 7,512,400.
  • Lord Mayor : Ian Luder.
history
HISTORY
  • Foundedbythe Romans (Londinium) – it wasdecay.
  • Anglo – Saxonscreated a newcity (Lundenwic).
  • ThantheDanischconquered it.
  • London hadbecomethelargestcity in England.
  • 1666 - The Great Fire of Londondestroyedthe original city.
  • After 10 yearsthe London becamethelargestcity in theWorld.
tower of london
TOWER OF LONDON
  • A historicmonument in central London.
  • At firstwas a fortress, a royalpalace, and a prison.
  • Now it is the home fortheCrownJewels.
tower bridge
TOWER BRIDGE
  • A basculebridge in London.
  • Built in 1894 andbecomeaniconicsymbolof London.
  • It is one oftheworld’s most famousbridges.
houses of parlamment
HOUSES OF PARLAMMENT
  • AlosothePalaceof Westminster.
  • Theretwohousesof parlament meet.
  • It hasaround 1100 rooms.
  • In CommonsChamberMembersofParliament debate policy.
big ben
BIG BEN
  • Nickname for the bell of clock in the clock tower of the Palace of Westminster.
  • The largest chiming clock on the World.
  • First time it broke down in year 2007.
buckingham palace
BUCKINGHAM PALACE
  • The official residence of the British monarch.
  • Queen use it for royal lunches, diners, receptions…
westminster abbey
WESTMINSTER ABBEY
  • The burial place of Britain's monarch.
  • Use for royal weddings and coronations.
london eye
LONDON EYE
  • The biggest Ferris wheel in Europe.
  • Opened in 2000.
  • In half hour you can see the whole London.
trafalgar square
TRAFALGAR SQUARE
  • One of the most popular tourist important place.
  • Statue of the admiral Lord Nelson, National Gallery and fountains.
piccadilly circus
PICCADILLY CIRCUS
  • A famous public space in London.
  • Known for video display and neon signs mounted.
  • Memorial fountain and statue - Eros
british museum
BRITISH MUSEUM
  • Museumof human historyandculture.
  • One ofthelargest in theworld.
  • It show us thestoryof human culturefrombeginning to thepresent.
madame tussaud
MADAME TUSSAUD
  • Famous wax museum.
  • Set up by wax sculptor Marie Tussaud.
globe theatre
Globe Theatre
  • A theatre associated with William Shakespeare.
  • Many of Shakespeares plays were first performed in this theatre.